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H-1B crackdown: Businesses fight back

|August 28th, 2019|

Trump’s new H-1B restrictions can be devastating to employers when an essential employee can't get permission to work in the US. Some are fighting back in court, Crain’s Chicago Business reports.
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DOL lampooned: Court backs buyer, staffing firm in bonus and overtime dispute

|August 28th, 2019|

The Third Circuit Court of Appeal cites National Lampoon’s Clark Griswold when ruling that giving your temps a bonus does not automatically trigger overtime responsibility, attorneys for Seyfarth Shaw LLP write.
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Quebec pledges millions to recruit temp foreign workers for businesses

|August 28th, 2019|

The Quebec government is setting aside more than $20 million to help private businesses recruit and integrate temporary foreign workers as the province struggles with a growing labor shortage, Global News reports.
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Benchmarks: Global spend on contingent work

|August 21st, 2019|

Companies worldwide spent US $4.5 trillion on contingent work in 2018, according to research from Staffing Industry Analysts.
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H-1B: Courting disaster, imposing fees

|August 21st, 2019|

The USCIS may be courting disaster if it proceeds without beta-testing its H-1B visa registration system, a Forbes contributor warns. Meanwhile, a proposed fee for companies to make use of the electronic filing system has cleared a hurdle, Mintz law firm reports.
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California Dynamex bill stalls in Senate

|August 14th, 2019|

House Bill 5, which would codify the California Supreme Court’s ABC test for independent contractor classification, has been suspended by the Senate Appropriations Committee, attorneys with Littler Mendelson wrote in a blog post.
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Let’s take a walk

|August 7th, 2019|

A CW program manager invites you to walk through your program’s processes to experience them from the engagement managers’ (or workers’) perspective. Read more in Staffing Industry Review.
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Back to School: Today’s students are tomorrow’s workforce

|August 7th, 2019|

Managing Editor Sharon Thomas encourages businesses to invest in the future by helping outfit young students with supplies to learn and grow.
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Work VISA roundup: News developments involving foreign worker visas

|July 31st, 2019|

Court denies a temporary restraining order against DOL officials over H-2B processing; an employer pays more than $20,000 for H-2B program violations and a woman has been indicted over an alleged $2 million visa fraud scheme.
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Closing Channels: Immigration policies affecting talent supply chain

|July 31st, 2019|

Attorney Karine Wenger discusses the effects of the current immigration situation on the US talent supply chain in a recent Staffing Industry Review article.
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